Analyst Price Target is $14.19
▲ +19.17% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Ellington Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is $14.19, with a high forecast of $15.00 and a low forecast of $13.50. The average price target represents a 19.17% upside from the last price of $11.91.
Current Consensus is
The current consensus among 4 investment analysts is to moderate buy stock in Ellington Financial. This Moderate Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.
Ellington Financial Inc., through its subsidiary, Ellington Financial Operating Partnership LLC, acquires and manages mortgage-related, consumer-related, corporate-related, and other financial assets in the United States. The company acquires and manages residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) backed by prime jumbo, Alt-A, manufactured housing, and subprime residential mortgage loans; RMBS for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by the U.S. government agency or the U.S. government-sponsored entity; residential mortgage loans; commercial mortgage-backed securities; and commercial mortgage loans and other commercial real estate debt. It also provides collateralized loan obligations; mortgage-related and non-mortgage-related derivatives; corporate debt and equity securities; corporate loans; and other strategic investments. In addition, the company offers consumer loans and asset-backed securities backed by consumer and commercial assets. The company qualifies as a real estate investment trust (REIT) for federal income tax purposes. As a REIT, it intends to distribute at least 90% of its taxable income as dividends to shareholders. Ellington Financial LLC was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Old Greenwich, Connecticut.